Category Archives: Events

Walk with Purpose For One Vision

photocredit: medicalnewstoday.com BY: RACHEL WUMKES One Vision started as a dream of people in North Iowa who believed individuals with developmental disabilities deserved a better life.  In 1966, a local group incorporated a non-profit organization and called it Handicap Village.  In 1969 they started fundraising for land to build homes where they could live, and in 1970...
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Celebrating 15 Years of Festival Fun

BY: RACHEL WUMKES Harvest Festival is a special day in Clear Lake.  While some may be mourning the loss of our summer weather, sleeping in and all that entails of lake time fun, I like to use it as a representative turning point etched within the story of our lives. Sounds dramatic, right? What I really mean is…...
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Double the TRI Clear Lake Fun

photocredit:  coolclips.com BY: RACHEL WUMKES Recently, you may have seen the big announcement on the TRI Clear Lake Facebook page that they have added an Olympic Distance race to the event. Or maybe you haven’t seen it yet.  If not… check it out HERE.  Okay, so now that y’all are up to speed on what’s going on,...
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Films, Films, and more Films!

BY: RACHEL WUMKES The Iowa Independent Film Festival will be held in North Iowa September 5-7th.  Created in 2007, the festival was formed to enrich the communities in our area through the promotion and appreciation of the arts within the realm of independent filmmaking. Films are shown at the historic Lake Theatre in Clear Lake, the Mason...
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